The first table below looks at the demand for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 204 221 225
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing PPP 22 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.038% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 0.12% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £45,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1660 1709 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.22% 32.11% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1265 1367
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PPP
South East

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PPP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PPP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PPP across the Berkshire region.

PPP Salary Trend in Berkshire

PPP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PPP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PPP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

PPP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 11 £32,500 - 1
Slough - 5 - -
PPP
South East

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PPP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PPP.

1 32 (72.73%) MPLS
1 32 (72.73%) Firewall
2 31 (70.45%) VPN
3 24 (54.55%) Cisco
4 23 (52.27%) Ethernet
5 21 (47.73%) OSPF
5 21 (47.73%) xDSL
6 20 (45.45%) BGP
6 20 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (43.18%) CCNP
7 19 (43.18%) VoIP
8 18 (40.91%) ATM
8 18 (40.91%) IPsec
9 17 (38.64%) UNIX
10 14 (31.82%) Telecoms
11 13 (29.55%) Linux
12 12 (27.27%) SQL
12 12 (27.27%) Oracle
12 12 (27.27%) CCNA
12 12 (27.27%) HP
12 12 (27.27%) Sun
12 12 (27.27%) DSL
12 12 (27.27%) Degree
13 11 (25.00%) Huawei
14 10 (22.73%) HTML
14 10 (22.73%) Pay per click
14 10 (22.73%) Google
14 10 (22.73%) Marketing
14 10 (22.73%) Load Balancing
14 10 (22.73%) Advertising

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PPP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 32 (72.73%) MPLS
1 32 (72.73%) Firewall
2 31 (70.45%) VPN
3 23 (52.27%) Ethernet
4 21 (47.73%) OSPF
4 21 (47.73%) xDSL
5 20 (45.45%) BGP
6 19 (43.18%) VoIP
7 18 (40.91%) ATM
7 18 (40.91%) IPsec
8 12 (27.27%) DSL
9 9 (20.45%) SNMP
10 8 (18.18%) X.21
10 8 (18.18%) VLAN
10 8 (18.18%) HSRP
11 7 (15.91%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (15.91%) TACACS
11 7 (15.91%) DHCP
11 7 (15.91%) DNS
11 7 (15.91%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 10 (22.73%) Marketing
2 10 (22.73%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Technical Support Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Technical Support
2 9 (20.45%) Support Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) PPC Specialist
3 8 (18.18%) PPC Manager
3 8 (18.18%) PPC Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) PPC Executive
4 5 (11.36%) NOC Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Network Support
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Network Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Account Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) UNIX
2 13 (29.55%) Linux
3 9 (20.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Pay per click
1 10 (22.73%) Load Balancing
1 10 (22.73%) Analytics
2 8 (18.18%) Email Marketing
3 6 (13.64%) Change Management
4 4 (9.09%) ITIL
5 3 (6.82%) Network Management
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Stress Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Multivariate Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Product Management
6 2 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) Python
2 4 (9.09%) Perl
2 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (43.18%) CCNP
3 12 (27.27%) CCNA
3 12 (27.27%) Degree
4 8 (18.18%) SCSA
5 7 (15.91%) JNCIA
5 7 (15.91%) CCIE
5 7 (15.91%) CCSP
5 7 (15.91%) CCIP
6 6 (13.64%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Netcool
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Cisco
2 12 (27.27%) Oracle
2 12 (27.27%) HP
2 12 (27.27%) Sun
3 11 (25.00%) Huawei
4 10 (22.73%) Google
5 9 (20.45%) F5
6 8 (18.18%) Yahoo!
6 8 (18.18%) Facebook
7 7 (15.91%) Veritas
8 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.55%) Juniper
9 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.27%) Sybase
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